Class of 1959 planning committee will meet at 7 p.m. on Tuesday at Memorable Occasions, Main Street, Duryea, to finalize plans for the upcoming reunion to be held at 6 p.m. on Sept. 19 at Memorable Occasions. A liturgy for sixteen departed class members will be held at 9:30 a.m. on Sept. 20 at Holy Rosary Church, Stephenson Street, Duryea. A brunch will take place after the service at Memorable Occasions. Any class members who have not sent in their replies are asked to do so as soon as possible.
All classes reunion will be held at 6 p.m. on Sept. 19 at the Harveys Lake American Legion. Cost is $15 per person and the dress is casual. Checks made payable to Edwardsville Schools Reunion should be mailed to Roberta Bonczewski, 8 Elm St., Edwardsville, PA 18704 by Sept. 10. For more information, contact Roberta at 570-287-2407, Rita Chepulis Mickowski at 570-403-0494, or Bob Mital at 570-639-2641.
Class of 1951 will meet for a spaghetti supper at 4:30 p.m. on Sept. 17 at St. Mary’s Antiochian Orthodox Church, 905 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre. All classmates, spouses and friends are invited. Call Gil at 824-9425, or Marilyn at 288-3102.
Class of 1959 will hold its 50th class reunion on Sept. 12. The weekend will begin with an ice breaker at 7 p.m. on Sept. 1 1 at Patte’s Sports Bar, 65 W. Hollenback Ave., Wilkes-Barre. A cocktail hour and dinner dance will be held at 6 p.m. on Sept. 12 at Kazimi’s, 239 Schuyler Ave., Kingston. A farewell brunch will take place at 1 1 a.m. on Sept. 13 at The Gallery at Pierce Plaza, 517 Pierce St., Kingston. For reservations or additional information contact Sandy Leibman Plasky at 570-823-4058, or Pat Brice Frodsham at 570-820-8023. Information is needed for the following classmates: Gloria Dudley Alexander, Virginia Mooney Borum, Joe Blocker, Ester Jackson Dudley, Robert Eckstein, Joan Hill Gulliano, Albert Kaplan, Mae Hughes McHugh, Barbara Owens, Daniel Pasquini, William Price, Frank Saporito, Stanley Thomas, Ann Unice Van-Buskark, Albert Whitcavage, William Williams, KayAnn Hartman Wishniewski. Contact Sandy or Pat with any information.
Class of 1969 is planning a 40th reunion at 2 p.m. on Sept. 26 at the home of a classmate. Cost to be determined depending on number of responses. A final planning meeting will be held at 4 p.m. on Sept. 20 at Magda’s Pizza Works, 100 George Ave., Parsons, Wilkes-Barre. E-mail or phone responses to Robert Meluskey at Javman69@ptd.net, 570-824-7171, or 570-881-9147 prior to Sept. 20.
Class of 1960 will hold its 50th reunion on Sept. 1 1, 2010, at Bentley’s Restaurant, Ashley. Information is needed on the following classmates: James Anthony, John Belnoski, Susan Bialobek Bruski, Charles Galli, Joe Kohanski, Ron Krieger, Gus Miller, Charlotte Orlowski Eicher, Eleanor Rossick Balmos, Mike Ruzicki, Janet Thorne and Charles Volrath. Anyone with information, call 570-735-0552, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Class of 1960 is planning a 50th anniversary reunion in August 2010, location to be determined. If interested in attending, send contact information to Don Fine at email@example.com, or Olive Lewis at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Class of 1969 will hold its 40th anniversary reunion in conjunction with the Fall Festival at Harveys Lake from 2-8 p.m. on Oct. 18. In combination with the annual festivities presented by Sandra Serhan, an event of old-fashioned qualities will highlight the entire afternoon at the Serhan homestead, near Hanson’s Park, Harveys Lake. Friends, neighbors, clients, and lake community members are also invited. There will be a co-op buffet, co-op non-alcoholic beverages, Percheron carriage rides, apple bobbing, desserts in the haunted house with actors (family oriented), musical entertainment by Goldenfire Band, Ron Saba, and karaoke, and a finale of fireworks at dusk. Reservations are necessary. Tickets are available by calling 570-639-3299, or emailing _Sunset117@aol.com. Rain or shine. Costumes are welcomed and prizes will be awarded. Families are encouraged to participate. Orders for the Harveys Lake books will be taken prior to completion and release in January of 2010.
Class of 1959 will hold a “wrap up” meeting/picnic of its recent 50th reunion at 6:30 p.m. on Sept. 16 at the home of Ken and Beverly Jones Turley, 1908 State Route 29, Lake Silkworth. All class members, spouses and friends are invited. Those planning to attend should bring a dish/dessert to share. Call Beverly at 570-477-5201 with your choice.
Class of 1955 will meet at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday at Valenti’s Restaurant, Exeter. Plans are being made for the 55th class reunion. For more information call Cataldo “Ky” Lazzari at 825-2648 after 5 p.m.
Class of 1944 will meet for lunch at 12:30 p.m. on Sept. 10 at Agolino’s Restaurant, Luzerne Avenue, West Pittston. All classmates and their friends are welcome.
Class of 1960 will meet at 7 p.m. on Sept. 10 at the Plains American Legion, East Carey Street, Plains Township. Plans are being made for the 50th reunion and all classmates are invited to attend.
Class of 1979 is planning a 30th reunion social at 6 p.m. on Friday on the deck at Grotto Pizza, Harveys Lake. Reservations are not required. Call Linda at 822-9948, or Donna at 779-4502, with any questions.
All class reunion will be held on Sept. 26 at the Knights of Columbus in Luzerne. Reservations are due by Sept. 12. Reservations have been received from the following classes: 1943, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959 and 1960. For more information, contact Bob Weiss at 696-2279, Nikki LaVenda at 696-3501, or Evelyn Kalinowski Tomko at 610-948-4687.